The aerodynamics of sailboats inspired Alan Adler to improve a range of inventions from frisbees to coffee makers. The post A Portrait Of Alan Adler, Inventor Of Better Coffee Makers And Frisbees appeared first on The Good Men Proje...
(Link to SoundCloud file) At the Dutchess County Fair in Rhinebeck, New York, I painted a portrait of a Corriedale ewe named Iris as her owner described the qualities of this breed of sheep.
The Gemäldegalerie is returning two paintings, originally from the Zeughaus (Armoury) holdings, to the Deutsches Historisches Museum. The 18th century portraits had been placed in safekeeping at the Gemäldegalerie, as works of unknown provenance. Show More Summary
Earlier this week, Intstagram announced that it was updating its iOS and Android apps to support viewing images in both portrait and landscape formats, in addition to the regular square format. While Instagram hasn't updated its Windows Phone app since March 2014, the popular third-party app 6tag just got a new version that allows uploads and viewing images in the new formats.
Instagram recently introduced support for portrait and landscape orientation images and videos. The company released a new update to its Android and iOS apps to support the new orientations – however, as expect, the Windows Phone app was left out in the cold. Thankfully though, Rudy Huyn’s third-party Instagram client, 6tag has been updated to support these […]
Nelson Shanks was a highly regarded painter or portraits, still life and landscape; noted in particular for his portraits of such figures as Luciano Pavarotti, Mstislav Rostropovich, Princess Diana, Pope John Paul II and U.S. Presidents Regan and Clinton. Nelson Shanks died yesterday, August 28, 2015 at the age of 77. I won’t go into […]
Bad things to do on your lunch break include- eating a 2000 calorie meal, smoking half a pack of cigarettes, and sleeping in your car. Good things to do on your lunch break include- buying a homeless person a meal, squeezing in a bit of cardio in the gym, and taking pictures of people milling about on the sidewalks. Show More Summary
I went to see the Annual Exhibition by the Hesketh Hubbard Art Society on Thursday. The Society is London's largest life drawing society The Portrait (£175) by John Harper Sutton Charcoal The... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Utamaro, A Half-Length Portrait of Naniwaya Okita, Depicting the Famous Teahouse Waitress Serving a Cup of Tea, ca. 1790s
The superstar lesbian artist’s new book of large-format photo portraits blends classical and ’70s inspirations. read more
The tech world is awash with excitement because Instagram (over 300 million users) now supports photos and video uploaded in traditional landscape and portrait mode, instead of just square. Oddly, I think Instagram did the mobile web a favor by pushing for us to upload in the square format. Show More Summary
The Agatha Christie: Unfinished Portrait photography exhibition offers a new insight into the life of Agatha Christie and opened at Bankside Gallery in London this summer, as part of the 125th anniversary celebrations of the Queen of Crime. Show More Summary
Wild & Precious (Daylight, Fall 2015) by American fine art photographer Jesse Burke brings together landscape photographs, portraits, and still lifes he made during a series of road trips he took with his daughter Clover from 2010 to 2015 to explore the natural world. Show More Summary
When he's not inspiring his followers to new and ever-more depraved acts of violence and intolerance, Donald Trump is busy inspiring new and profound works of art. Street artist Hanksy hasn't been shy about his feelings for Trump and his bigoted campaign, and he returns this week with a monument to the man's inner spirit that is sure to stand the test of time. [ more › ]
In 2011, a remarkable and distinctly erotic 17th century portrait of Nell Gwyn was put up for sale by her descendants. It shows Gwyn, an actress who was one of Charles II’s mistresses for more than a decade, washing a string of sausages with her breasts exposed. Read more...
Not even in the wake of the sickening Planned Parenthood videos will the broadcast networks dare to criticize Planned Parenthood founder Margaret Sanger. During their news shows, ABC, NBC and CBS ignored a press conference against Margaret Sanger held in Washington, D.C. Show More Summary
Hanksy, the Banksy parodist, has bestowed upon the streets of New York City a grand portrait of America's leading Republican presidential candidate. Behold! http://tomhanksy.tumblr.com/post/127658318729/trump-is-a-piece-of-shit-fyi Some...Show More Summary
When the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints dropped a bombshell statement last November confirming that founder Joseph Smith was a polygamist, one faithful follower was shocked. Leslie Peterson, a 60-year-old Mormon, had always...Show More Summary
Instagram now allows users to upload portrait and landscape pictures and videos.
Thinking outside the box, Instagram now allows users to post non-square portrait and landscape images. Here's how to do it.